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Moses Cocker's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rivington, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6325 / 53°37'56"N

Longitude: -2.5494 / 2°32'57"W

OS Eastings: 363766

OS Northings: 415244

OS Grid: SD637152

Mapcode National: GBR BVMF.VL

Mapcode Global: WH97D.TY5N

Entry Name: Moses Cocker's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184429

Location: Rivington, Chorley, Lancashire, BL6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Rivington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rivington

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

RIVINGTON DEAN HEAD LANE
SD 61 NW
10/175 Moses Cocker' s Farmhouse
-
- II

Farmhouse. Dated 1693 on lintel of door, altered. Coursed sandstone
rubble with quoins, slate roof with stone gable coping, one brick and one
stone chimney. L-plan: 2-bay end-baffle-entry with rear wing, various
lean-to's. Two storeys; modern gabled porch in line with the gable chimney
at right hand end, protecting a doorway with roll-moulded surround and
lintel lettered in relief G , the panels of this lettering stepped
R:A:M
16 93
over a deep chamfered square recess framing a carved inverted heart; 2
large windows on each floor, all altered; brick corner chimney to left,
rebuilt stone chimney at right gable. High plinth to 1st bay and left
gable wall, continued in rear wing, which is one bay and 1½ storeys, and
has a broad gable wall with altered mullioned windows: formerly 3 and 2
lights at ground floor and 2 lights in the gable, all with hoodmoulds but
lacking all mullions except one chamfered flush mullion in the 3-light
window. Other parts covered by lean-to additions. Interior: housepart in
2nd bay has inglenook with heck and stop-chamfered bressummer, and 2
similarly decorated beams; parlour in 1st bay has cross-corner fire-place
(altered).


Listing NGR: SD6376615244

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